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Irma Clots-Figueras is an Associate Professor in Economics at the Universidad Carlos III de Madrid, where she has been working since she obtained her Ph.D. from the London School of Economics in 2006. Her research interests include development economics, labour economics, migration, cultural economics, and political economy.
Posts by Irma Clots-Figueras
Debates surrounding abortion invoke both religion and politics. This column examines whether the religious identity of legislators influences abortion rates in the districts in which they are elected,...
Women’s political candidacy in India is very low and appears to be an important barrier to their representation in government. Does a deficiency of female role models hold back women’s candidacy?...